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$5K reward for info on bighorn sheep ram poaching in Arizona

Sep. 22, 2021 01:13 AM EDT

BUCKEYE, Ariz. (AP) — Officials with the Arizona Game and Fish Department are still seeking information about the poaching of a mature desert bighorn sheep ram south of Buckeye. The incident occurred July 10 in the Buckeye Hills at Gillespie Dam. ...

Michigan's Harbaugh renames drill, inspired to beat Ohio St

Sep. 13, 2021 17:41 PM EDT

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Jim Harbaugh seems to have his best running game in seven seasons at Michigan, rotating two speedy and powerful backs behind an offensive line that has been opening huge holes. The Wolverines were so effective at moving the ball on the ground in...

Cornuskers-Sooners revival just another game to most players

Sep. 13, 2021 16:02 PM EDT

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska-Oklahoma game Saturday is being celebrated by the older generations, the folks who long for the days when the battle of the Big Reds decided the Big Eight champion and often whose national title hopes survived and whose died. It would...

Johnson's 3 TDs help LSU pull away from McNeese in 34-7 win

Sep. 12, 2021 00:22 AM EDT

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — LSU coach Ed Orgeron was happy to get his first victory of the season, but still knows there is plenty of work to do. Max Johnson threw for 161 yards and three touchdowns and LSU beat McNeese 34-7 Saturday night. “Not good...

Former Notre Dame football star, coach Brennan dies at 93

Sep. 08, 2021 21:40 PM EDT

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Terry Brennan, a star halfback on three unbeaten Notre Dame teams who was hailed as a wunderkind when he succeeded Irish coaching great Frank Leahy at just 25 years old, has died. He was 93. The school announced his death Wednesday. Brennan died...

Thompson-Robinson leads UCLA to 38-27 win over No. 16 LSU

Sep. 05, 2021 02:00 AM EDT

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Dorian Thompson-Robinson and UCLA picked up their third win over a ranked opponent during the Chip Kelly era Saturday night. This 38-27 victory over No. 16 LSU in a nationally-televised prime-time game will have more resonance nationally. ...

Ivy League sports return as way they went out: cautiously

Aug. 30, 2021 02:48 AM EDT

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — The Ivy League was the first conference to scuttle its basketball postseason when the pandemic broke out during March Madness a year and a half ago. It was the first Division I conference to suspend fall sports in July 2020. Now the schools are...

Floyd Reese, GM of Titans’ Super Bowl team, dies at 73

Aug. 21, 2021 17:07 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Floyd Reese, the general manager who assembled the roster for the Tennessee Titans’ lone Super Bowl appearance, died Saturday. He was 73. His family told the team of his death. Reese had cancer and was with his family when he died at his...

Editorial Roundup: Pennsylvania

Jul. 28, 2021 09:02 AM EDT

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. July 26, 2021. Editorial: A fresh start for the State System of higher ed Change can be hard and it can be scary. But, it also can be promising. Because with change comes opportunity. That’s the spirit...

LEADING OFF: Indians changing team name to Guardians

Jul. 24, 2021 04:03 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ GUARDIANS OF THE GAME After more than 100 years, the Cleveland Indians are getting a new name — the team will be called the Guardians next season. The...